Competition Site: Chapel Hills Mall (fountain outside of Build-A-Bear), 1710 Briargate Blvd., Colorado Springs
Participant Entry Fees and Deadlines:
Day of Competition: Adult Open & Novice - $20 for the first event, $15 for each additional; Sub-Junior/Junior - $10 for the first event, $7 for each additional; Team - $20 per team (on-site day of registration only)
REGISTRATION FOR ARMWRESTLING - OPEN OR NOVICE IS CLOSED; ON-SITE REGISTRATION AVAIALBLE DAY OF
Military Support Program: The Military Support Program has been created to allow active duty and retired service members, their spouses and dependents to participate in the Rocky Mountain State Games at up to a 50% discount off the normal registration fees. For Military Registration Assistance applications and more information, visit the Military Support Program webpage or complete the online application here.
Sub-Junior/Junior Classes Boys/Girls (Right/Left 18 and under): Boys/Girls 0-4, Boys/Girls 5-6, Boys 7-9, Girls 7-9, Boys 10-12, Girls 10-12, Boys 13-15, Girls 13-15, Boys 16-18; Girls 16-18
Note: Age determination date is July 23, 2016.
Competition Rules and Format: Mile High ArmSports Rules and Regulations will govern this competition. There must be a minimum of two participants per division to run the division. Rocky Mountain State Games reserves the right to cancel, combine or re-assign divisions at the Commissioner's discretion to ensure quality competition.
Armwrestling Team Competition: A total of 10 arms will be allowed per team. Competitor's earn points for their team by placing 1st-3rd place in the division entered. Competitor's can also earn additional points by winning the Overall Competition for that arm. The team with the most points will be awarded the team trophy and named "Team Champions." In the event of a tie-breaker, a coin will be flipped to determine the arm (right or left) that will be used for the "tie-breaker match.'' Each Team will send one competitor to represent their team for the "tie-breaker match''. The winner of the "tie-breaker match'' will be awarded the team competition trophy and named the "Team Champions."
Awards: In addition to 1st-3rd place medals in each division and event, the following awards will be given during the tournament.
**Team points will be calculated to obtain cumulative total and will be awarded as follows: 1st place = 10 points, 2nd place = 7 points, 3rd place = 5 points, Overall = 10 points.
The RMSG has a NO REFUND policy. Click here for details on eligibility, inclement weather, refunds, etc.
Saturday, July 23
Note: Weigh-ins will be in the courtyard of the Chapel Hills Mall. Participants are advised to wear gym shorts and a tank top at a minimum for weigh-ins.